In The Know with Gino: Jacksonville Jaguars Cornerback Tré Herndon to Host Backpack Drive for Local Students

BackpackGraphic Courtesy of East Hamilton Hurricane Athletics 

Chattanooga, TN – Tré Herndon, the talented cornerback for the Jacksonville Jaguars and Chattanooga native, is giving back to his community by hosting a Backpack Drive at East Hamilton High School on Saturday, July 15th from 10am-2pm. The event aims to support students from 6th to 12th grade by providing them with backpacks filled with essential school supplies. Attendees will also have the opportunity to meet Tré in person and enjoy a delicious lunch.

Tré Herndon’s commitment to education and the well-being of young students has been evident throughout his football career. Now, he is taking it a step further by organizing this special event, which aims to ease the financial burden on families as they prepare for the upcoming school year.

The Backpack Drive promises to be an exciting experience for all participants. Along with receiving backpacks and school supplies, students will have the chance to engage with Tré Herndon and learn from his inspiring journey. From overcoming challenges to reaching the highest level of professional football, Tré’s story serves as a testament to the importance of hard work and perseverance.

In addition to the giveaways and interactions, attendees who bring their report cards or proof of age may also have the opportunity to participate in a prize giveaway, where they could win various prizes. This initiative further motivates students to strive for academic excellence and rewards their dedication to education.

To secure a spot at the event, interested students and their families are encouraged to register in advance at HERNDON.EVENTBRITE.COM. This entire event is while supplies last.

The Backpack Drive hosted by Tré Herndon promises to be an event filled with generosity, encouragement, and support. By providing students with essential supplies and the chance to meet a professional football player, this initiative aims to empower young individuals and foster a strong sense of community in Chattanooga.

SOURCES: NOOGAtoday / East Hamilton Hurricane Athletics